6D5N First Passage to the West Highlights (HBEE/HBEW)

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FREE 1 night pre/post hotel & 1 way airport transfer

Booking Period : Until 15 Jan 2021
Travel Period : Selected dates from April to October 2021

Day 1:Vancouver Arrival

Arrive and spend time exploring scenic Vancouver on your own. Included is admission to the Vancouver Lookout. Overnight in Vancouver.

Day 2:Vancouver to Kamloops

Travel onboard the Rocky Mountaineer from the coastal city of Vancouver to Kamloops, in the heart of British Columbia’s interior. On today’s journey you will see dramatic changes in scenery, from the lush green fields of the Fraser Valley, through forests and winding river canyons surrounded by the peaks of the Coast and Cascade Mountains, to the desert-like environment of the BC Interior. Highlights include the rushing waters of Hell’s Gate in the Fraser Canyon and the steep slopes and rock sheds along the Thompson River. Your day concludes as the Rocky Mountaineer travels along the shores of Kamloops Lake into Kamloops. Overnight in Kamloops.

Day 3:Kamloops to Lake Louise

Your journey continues Eastward to the mighty Canadian Rockies and the province of Alberta. Once again you will see a spectacular array of scenery as you travel across ranchlands, along rocky lakeshores, over high mountain passes and through the remarkable tunnels that form part of the rich rail history of the Canadian Rockies. Today’s highlights include Craigellachie, where the last spike of the Canadian Pacific Railway was driven, the climb over Rogers Pass, Kicking Horse Canyon, the Spiral Tunnels and, of course, the glaciers and snow-capped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Your rail journey ends this evening in the mountain hamlet of Lake Louise. Overnight in Lake Louise.

Day 4:Lake Louise to Banff

This morning you are free to explore beautiful Lake Louise on your own. After lunch, a half-day tour takes you into Yoho National Park to view some of its natural wonders.Among the attractions are the Spiral Tunnels, Emerald Lake and a natural rock bridgethat spans the Kicking Horse River. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Banff. Overnight in Banff.

Day 5:Banff to Calgary with Panoramic Helicopter Tour

Today you will enjoy a full-day tour concluding in Calgary. Begin the morning with a sightseeing tour of Banff. Among the points of interest are Bow Falls, Surprise Corner and the Hoodoos. Banff Gondola included. Continue on to Kananaskis for the highlight of today’s adventure, a 12-minute Panoramic Helicopter Tour over the remarkable landscape of the Rockies. Overnight in Calgary.

Day 6:Calgary Departure

Your journey ends upon checkout from your Calgary hotel.

Whats Included

– 2 days Rocky Mountaineer GoldLeaf or SilverLeaf Service
– 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches
– 5 nights hotel accommodation
– Sightseeing tours as described
– Complimentary entrance to Vancouver Lookout & Calgary Tower
– Luggage handling and National Parks Pass
– Rail station transfers in Vancouver, Kamloops and Lake Louise

Whats Excluded

– International air ticket
– Travel insurance & Visa
– Tipping
– Airport transfer



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